UMich - Assistant Professor

UMich - Assistant Professor

University of Michigan, Dept of Statistics

Position ID:  University of Michigan-TTAP1061 [#22693, TTAP1061]

Position Title:  Assistant Professor

Position Type:  Tenured/Tenure-track faculty

Position Location:  Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109

Subject Area:  Statistics

Application Deadline:  2023/10/20 11:59PM  (posted 2023/07/24, updated 2023/07/21, listed until 2024/01/21)

Position Description:  Apply

The Department of Statistics at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor beginning August 26, 2024. This is a university year (nine months) appointment. A Ph.D. in statistics or a related field is required. Applicants in all areas of statistics and data science who have demonstrated outstanding research potential, excellence in teaching, and commitment to diversity are encouraged to apply.

To apply, submit your curriculum vitae, academic transcript if less than three years post PhD, a statement of future research plans, a statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching excellence, a statement demonstrating your commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion, and arrange for at least three recommendation letters to be uploaded directly to mathjobs. Review of applications will begin on October 1, 2023 and continue until the position is filled. To ensure full consideration apply at this link by October 20. For more information about the department, visit

We also invite applications to an additional opportunity through the LSA Collegiate Fellowship (LCF) - Assistant Professor level. For Assistant Professors hired through this initiative, the program can provide one or two years of fellowship support prior to starting the tenure track appointment. The deadline is October 16, 2023. For more information and to apply, visit

We strongly encourage women and members of underrepresented groups to apply. The University of Michigan is supportive of the needs of dual career couples and is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All offers are contingent on successful completion of a background screening.

Application Materials Required:

Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:  Cover letter

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Research statement
  • Teaching statement
  • Evidence of teaching excellence
  • Diversity Statement
  • Three reference letters (to be submitted online by the reference writers at this site help popup)
  • And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:

Email Address:

The University of Michigan, Department of Statistics, 311 West Hall, 1085 South University, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1107